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3 Feb 2020
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday marked one year of his survival in last year’s helicopter crash with a thanksgiving service at the Aso Villa Chapel, Abuja.
6 Oct 2019
Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has commended the contributions of the FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, to the victory of All Progressives Congress (APC) in 2015 and 2019 general elections.
9 Aug 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State yesterday suspended the deputy governor, Simon Achuba, from the party over alleged anti-party activities. before, during and after the 2019 general elections.
19 May 2019
An Israeli political marketing firm helped launder the image of the Nigerian president before the country's general election in February, a report by an American think tank said. Digital Forensic Research Lab said Tel-Aviv based political consulting and lobbying firm, Archimedes Group, deliberately smeared the image of the opposition candidate and President Muhammadu Buhari's main…
6 May 2019
Brig.-Gen. Felix Omongue, Acting Director of Operations, Nigerian Army, has disclosed that Rivers would have burnt to ashes...
20 Apr 2019
Women in Management Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ), has congratulated every female candidate at all levels that participated in the just concluded 2019 general elections. A recent statement from the organization released to The Guardian read: “The Board of Trustees and Executive Council of WIMBIZ commend their passion and commitment towards national growth and development,…
17 Apr 2019
This writer imaginatively chanced upon a top-level party meeting in the build-up to the frenzied situation of the 2019 general elections. The meeting incidentally foreshadows the tone and tenor of the affairs and events that have been both a prelude to and the aftermath of the present general condition of the country. The characters here…
30 Mar 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State, its governor-elect, Muktar Shehu and other winners of the 2019 general elections on the platform of the party, have resolved to approach the Supreme Court for a final resolution of the crisis that engulfed the party in the state.
21 Mar 2019
The Nigerian military has come under criticism by international and local observers over its conduct in the 2019 general elections, especially its apparent unprofessional conduct in the gubernatorial elections. The European Union (EU), United Kingdom and the Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) have all condemned its unbecoming conduct in the electoral process, which climaxed…
18 Mar 2019
This year’s general elections may have been concluded technically, with supplementary elections yet to be held in some states notwithstanding. The February 23 Presidential and National Assembly first leg of the exercise may have set the pattern for which subsequent ones would follow after being shifted for one week on election day, February 16, by…
18 Mar 2019
Amendment of a nation’s constitution is never a tea party. Especially given our peculiar challenges of long-drawn ethnic disharmony, political marginalisation of some sections of the country, bloated bureaucracy, overconcentration of political and economic powers at the executive arm of government and a legislature considered as one of the most expensive on Planet Earth. There…
17 Mar 2019
Apart from the elections in six states, which have been declared inconclusive by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), leading to supplementary polls in areas were votes were cancelled, the assumption....

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